MARTHA J YANCEY
Death: Jan. 8, 1888
THE WEEKLY BRUNSWICKER, Brunswick, Missouri, Saturday, Jan. 14, 1888
Mrs. Martha Yancy, wife of Jerry Yancy of Guthridge Mills neighborhood, died last Sunday of pheumonia, in the 65th year of her age. Deceased was born and raised in Cooper County, this state, and after her marriage to Mr. Yancy, lived in Howard County, till about 1870 when they removed to this county. By her gentleness and higher womanly qualities, whereyer she has lived, she has drawn about her a multitude of warm generous friends, who will do homage to her memory and mingle their sympathy and tears with those of her immediate family who have sustained the greatest loss. Her husband and five sons survive her, and on Monday last, they with their friends and neighbors followed her earthly remains to Powell Cemetery, near Indian Grove, where she was gently laid to rest, there to awail the final day.